ARB2

Madison Elizabeth Egyud was raised in Newtown, Pennsylvania and began her formal ballet training at the Princeton Ballet School at the age of 6. In 2012, she attended American Ballet Theatre’s summer intensive in New York City on full scholarship, awarded by Philadelphia Dance Access. That summer, she was invited to study year-round at the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at ABT where she continued her training for the next five years under the direction of Franco DeVita and Cynthia Harvey. It was here
she had the honor of performing pieces such as Alexei Ratmansky’s Rondo Capriccioso in ABT’s 75 th Anniversary Gala, and participated in the development of Jeremy McQueen’s Garden of Dreams, which premiered at the Kennedy Center in Ballet Across America. She danced as a trainee with American Repertory Ballet for two seasons before joining ARB2.

Michelle Quiner is thrilled to be starting her first season as an ARB2 member with American Repertory Ballet this fall.  She danced as a trainee with ARB for the past 2 seasons, and has performed alongside the company in Giselle, Beauty and the Beast, and Nutcracker.  She has been featured on the cover of Inside Dance magazine (May 2019) and in Dance Spirit magazine as both a Cover Model Search Finalist and the Dancer You Should Know. She has also performed as Clara for the Radio City Christmas Spectacular.  Michelle has been a YAGP New York finalist, a final round participant at the World Ballet Competition and a bronze medalist at the Valentina Kozlova IBC Contemporary Competition.  Prior to joining ARB, she spent a year at the Washington Ballet School on full scholarship under the direction of Xiomara Reyes.

 

Faith Woodyard was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. She graduated from George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology in the dance prime. She received her early dance training at Carroll County Dance Center and Ballet Conservatory under the instruction of Megan Logee, Paul Wegner, and Jessica Huebner. She trained in many styles of dance such as ballet, modern, tap, jazz, and contemporary. Faith attended summer programs, many on scholarship such as American Ballet Theatre, Carolina Ballet, Richmond Ballet, and American Repertory Ballet. She was a Trainee with the Richmond Ballet from 2016-17 and with American Repertory Ballet prior to joining ARB2.